Yard Operations

Course Description:
Many companies have the need to move trailers around on their facilities. Employees involved in this type of activity are required to be certified. Corporate and Community Education offers both the certification training for new employees, as well as the recertification training required every 3 years for certified yard operators in order to maintain OSHA standards. The renewal process consists of drivers being re-evaluated by a certified instructor.

In this hands-on training program participants will gain comprehensive entry-level yard operation skills. Topics will include safe and efficient operation of yard tractors and day cabs, as well as, basic skills related to backing, coupling and uncoupling, entering and exiting vehicle, and proper use of mirrors.

The hands-on training will be completed on site utilizing company equipment. Individuals successfully completing this training will receive certification by instructor and certificate of completion.

Course Outline:

  • Behind -the-wheel training - Safe operation in and around facility.
  • Evaluation of employees by instructor - to include assessment of driver in all phases of operation. If proficient employees will be certified by instructor.

Entry Requirements/What to Expect
Number of Hours:
Varies depending on skill level

How Does Your Company Get Involved?
Contact Trenna Metts at 864-646-1728 or email tmetts@tctc.edu to arrange this training opportunity. The training will be scheduled at the convenience of the company and will be tailored to meet the company's specific needs.

 For more information, call (864) 646-1700 or toll free 866-269-5677, Ext 1700

(within the 864 area code) or e-mail conted@tctc.edu

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Contact Us

Corporate & Community Education
(864) 646-1700
Toll-free (within the 864 Area Code) at 1-866-269-5677, ext. 1700
conted@tctc.edu

Office Hours:

Pendleton Campus
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: Hours vary weekly

Anderson Campus
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: Hours vary weekly

Easley Campus
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday: Hours vary weekly

You may also register online by going to www.tctc.edu/learn